This is a call for nominations from the RIPE NCC service region to fill one vacant seat on the Number Resource Organization (NRO) Number council (NC). The term of Wilfried Woeber, who was appointed to the NRO NC by the RIPE NCC Executive Board in January 2006, ends on 31 December 2008. The RIPE NCC Executive Board will select one representative from the nominees to serve a three-year term on the NRO NCC beginning 1 January 2009.
The decision of the Executive Board will be announced at the RIPE 57 Meeting, which will be held in Dubai, UAE, from 26-30 October 2008. The deadline for nominations is 22 September 2008. Any individual residing within the RIPE NCC service region is eligible for nomination, except Regional Internet Registry (RIR) staff members. Self-nominations are permitted.
Please send your nominations to <firstname.lastname@example.org> by 23:00 UTC on 22 September 2008.
To find out more about the NRO NC and the election process, please see: http://www.ripe.net/internet-coordination/internet-governance/internet-technical-community/nro/nro-nc
22 September 2008: Deadline for NRO NC nominations
10 October 2008: Deadline for all confirmed nominations to be posted on the RIPE NCC website
27 October 2008: Result of the selection announced at the RIPE 57 Meeting in Dubai, UAE